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Take Care of Coolant Service before Your Engine Overheats

Have you noticed that your car's engine is running hotter than normal? Have you seen puddles of engine coolant in places where your car has been parked? If you answered yes, then it is time to get your vehicle's engine cooling, and radiator system checked.

Your vehicles cooling system is designed to dissipate heat away from your engine to keep it working properly. The system is comprised of 5 components: the radiator, radiator cap, radiator hoses, thermostat, and water pump. A breakdown in any of these 5 components can result in failure of the overall cooling system.

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Understanding the Role of the Transfer Case in Your Vehicle

If you have four-wheel-drive or all-wheel drive in your vehicle, the transfer box is going to be part of the drivetrain. Its role is to transfer power between the axles to help the vehicle get maximum traction on wet, snowy or icy roads. Depending on a vehicle's design, power may be distributed automatically or manually.

The transfer case may either be considered married or divorced from the transmission itself. Married transfer cases are bolted or otherwise secured right to the transmission while a divorced case is placed elsewhere along the drivetrain. Independent transfer cases...

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Drive in Style with the 2018 Ford EcoSport

For most people, getting a car represents who you are is uncommon. Here at Champion Ford Lincoln, the long-awaited Ford EcoSport is eager to prove its worth as a formidable compact crossover SUV for a variety of drivers in the local area.

The 2018 Ford EcoSport features a 2.0L engine and also comes with sport-tuned suspensions as well as an intelligent four-wheel-drive system. The seats are made of partial leather and have a heating feature. Unlike most SUVs, you don’t have to get the key fob out of your car to open the doors or even start the…

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How to Avoid the Shock of Necessary Brake Service

Have you ever wanted to know how to determine if the brakes on your car should be serviced? The most common sign for determining brake service is a squeaking sound. As a driver, you don’t want to ignore that sound because it could prevent you from having to pay more for brake service.

Another clear sign that brakes are in need of service is a low brake pedal…

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Make Sure Your Vehicle Is Healthy Before Taking Any Road Trips

The road trip, classic fun and adventure and has been a common vacation staple for many people across the country for decades. Not only an affordable way to get out and see some sights but also an extremely fun way to see what nature has to offer. Nothing ruins the experience and fun of a road trip like having a maintenance issue that causes a breakdown.

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The 2018 Fusion Ford Hits the Market in Style

As experienced dealers in Carroll, IA, we have come to understand what our customers look for when shopping for Sedan class vehicles. The 2018 Ford Fusion mid-sized sedan has arrived here at Champion Ford in style; along with a variety that suits everybody’s taste and preferences.

The 2018 Ford Fusion brings you up to eleven trims of six different types of engines. The Fusion S sedan gives you 2.5 liter Duratec engine that allows you a mileage of up to 32 Miles per Gallon. If its raw power you are looking for, then the Fusion Sport is your…

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Benefits of Choosing Genuine Parts From the Dealership


Many car owners are always looking for places to get the best spare parts for their vehicles. However, only a few of them are always lucky enough to get exactly what they are looking for. The original equipment manufacturer will always provide the best parts, but afterward, you will have to do it alone for they only do it once. There are several benefits you stand to gain when you get our genuine spares.
• You will be able to save some money but get the best products from reliable sources.
• Our genuine products are durable hence saving you the agony…
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Get Pre-Approved And Browse Vehicles Online Before Visiting Our Showroom


With technology constantly improving we are able to shop for pretty much anything online. This is also true for vehicles and financing. People these days look for a faster more efficient way to do things they used to do. Shopping Champion Ford's online showroom is a way to shop for a vehicle more quickly and efficiently.

In the past, if you wanted to finance a new car, there was a lot of paperwork to fill out. Nowadays applying for financing for your new vehicle can be done rather quickly online with our online finance application. Once you are pre-approved…
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Surviving Winter: Tires


Every season comes with particular conditions that strain the car differently. Winter has by far the most challenging conditions. If the vehicle is not serviced regularly, it might be drastically affected by winter.

During winter, it is important to service the car to enhance its performance to help it survive another season. The tires take a massive hit during winter. The tires are very significant as they help the car to navigate the deep snow layer.

It is important to ensure that the tires have treads so that it can have a proper grip. Always remember to have a well…
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Traveling With Your Pets

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Many people split their time annually into two different locations. For example, many people like to live up north the warm part of the year while they head down south for the winter to avoid the snow and cold. People who have pets have to figure out how they are going to transport their pets from point A to point B in a safe manner than keeps their pets safe and happy.

Whether you are flying or driving to your destination, you will want to plan ahead to make sure that your pets have everything that they need for the…
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